Facebook user reviews flooded Yangon streets aka ‘new Yangon Waterboom’

For better or for worse, rainy season is officially upon us, and with that, so are those daily street floods that make walking around town a hundred times more hazardous than it normally is. The whole thing sucks, but Facebook user Thu Htoo Zan tried to make the best of a bad situation by uploading

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Caretakers try to cheer up elderly man who can’t stop crying after being abandoned by daughter (VIDEO)

Over the weekend, a Facebook post uploaded by the A Linn Saydanar charity group with pictures and videos of an elderly man who had been abandoned by his family went viral and...

Caretakers try to cheer up elderly man who can’t stop crying after being abandoned by daughter (VIDEO)

Woman finds metal nail inside granddaughter’s candy

Well here’s something that’s definitely not sweet — earlier this week, Facebook user Daw Khin Khin Thein uploaded this photo of a nail that she found inside a piece of...

Woman finds metal nail inside granddaughter’s candy

Insein neighborhood committee issues notice ordering resident to halt prayer services

A neighborhood notice ordering the resident of a neighborhood in Insein Township to cease conducting prayer services in his apartment has been angering Myanmar social media users...

Insein neighborhood committee issues notice ordering resident to halt prayer services

Debut of ‘Myanmar’s first HD porn film’ prompts police investigation

The Myanmar Police Force has launched an investigation into the distribution of what is supposedly Myanmar’s first HD porn film, presidential spokesperson Zaw Htay told The...

Debut of ‘Myanmar’s first HD porn film’ prompts police investigation

Viral footage of NLD MP slapping villager prompts public apology (VIDEO)

A video of National League for Democracy MP Ye Myint Swe slapping one of his constituents went viral on Facebook over the weekend, quickly prompting the Tanintharyi MP to do some...

Viral footage of NLD MP slapping villager prompts public apology (VIDEO)

Citizens mourn the passing of beloved Yangon Bomb Squad K-9 Sergeant Michael

If you haven’t heard the news, Yangon’s favorite bomb sniffing K9 officer Sergeant Michael passed away over the Thingyan weekend. The news was brought to public attention...

Citizens mourn the passing of beloved Yangon Bomb Squad K-9 Sergeant Michael

“My passengers’ daily happiness is my gain”: Taxi driver stocks cab with everyday amenities to make life easier for travelers (PHOTOS)

Citizens who have been lucky enough to hitch a ride in 39-year-old Myo Thet’s taxi will tell you that it’s perhaps the best one in the city. Last week, Yangon resident May...

“My passengers’ daily happiness is my gain”: Taxi driver stocks cab with everyday amenities to make life easier for travelers (PHOTOS)

Military-affiliated opposition party hits ‘Myanmar’s biggest dab’

If you thought the dab died in June 2016, guess again. The once-global dance meme is alive and well in Myanmar following the viral popularity of a photo showing supporters of...

Military-affiliated opposition party hits ‘Myanmar’s biggest dab’

Elderly woman asks if her doll ‘companion’ can also come to care home (PHOTOS)

Well, here’s some Monday morning feels for everyone. Over the weekend, the Twilight Villa, an old age home located in East Dagon Township, posted a short but overwhelmingly...

Elderly woman asks if her doll ‘companion’ can also come to care home (PHOTOS)